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HR8337 is a star in the constellation of Capricornus.

HR8337 visual magnitude is 6.31. Because of its reltive faintness, HR8337 should be visible only from locations with dark skyes, while it is not visible at all from skyes affected by light pollution.

The table below summarizes the key facts about HR8337:

HR8337 is below the horizon from Greenwich, United Kingdom [change].

Celestial coordinates and finder chart of HR8337

HR8337 is situated close to the celestial equator, as such, it is at least partly visible from both hemispheres in certain times of the year. Celestial coordinates for the J2000 equinox as well as galactic coordinates of HR8337 are provided in the following table:

21h 49m 41s
-12° 43’ 23”

The simplified sky map below shows the position of HR8337 in the sky:

Finder chart HR8337 star
Simplified finder chart for HR8337.

Visibility of HR8337 from your location

Location: Greenwich, United Kingdom [change]
Latitude: 51° 28’ 47” N
Longitude: 0° 00’ 00” E
Timezone: Europe/London

Today's HR8337 rise, transit and set times from Greenwich, United Kingdom [change] are the following (all times relative to the local timezone Europe/London):

Azimuth: 102.7°
Max altitude: 25.8°
Azimuth: 257.3°
HR8337 is below the horizon from Greenwich, United Kingdom

Digitized Sky Survey image of HR8337

The image below is a photograph of HR8337 from the Digitized Sky Survey 2 (DSS2 - see the credits section) taken in the red channel. The area of sky represented in the image is 0.5x0.5 degrees (30x30 arcmins). The proper motion of HR8337 is -0.003 arcsec per year in Right Ascension and 0.015 arcsec per year in Declination and the associated displacement for the next 10000 years is represented with the red arrow.

Image of HR8337 star
DSS2 image of HR8337. The red arrow shows the motion of HR8337 during the next 10000 years (-0.50 arcmin in Right Ascension and 2.50 arcmin in declination);

Distance of HR8337 from the Sun and relative movement

HR8337 is distant 506.21 light years from the Sun

155.28 pc
506.21 ly
-0.003 arcsec/year
0.015 arcsec/year

Spectral properties of HR8337

HR8337 belongs to spectral class A3


The red dot in the diagram below shows where HR8337 is situated in the Hertzsprung–Russell diagram.

HR Diagram
H-R diagram showing the position of HR8337. Attribution: Richard Powell / CC BY-SA

Alternative designations of HR8337